Scott Dawson is a partner in the litigation department and a trial lawyer experienced in the resolution of a broad range of commercial disputes. He regularly appears before British Columbia courts as part of his business-focused civil litigation practice. His cases cover a wide variety of commercial litigation issues including supply contracts, insurance/reinsurance, directors’ fiduciary duties, international and domestic agency disputes, shareholder disputes, and corporate reorganizations. Mr. Dawson also has considerable experience resolving real estate disputes, negligence claims, non-union workplace disputes, and a broad array of media matters, including crisis management. He is ranked in The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory (Litigation – Corporate Commercial, Repeatedly Recommended; and Litigation – Defamation & Media, Consistently Recommended) and included in the 2020 Lexpert® Special Edition – Litigation. Scott is also recognized by Martindale-Hubbell with a peer review rating of “BV distinguished,” in Benchmark Litigation as a “Litigation Star” (dispute resolution; commercial litigation), and in The Best Lawyers in Canada directory for his work, including being named “Lawyer of the Year (defamation & media law)” in the 2015 and 2018 editions.